1. USA vs. Argentina: Kobe Bryant and 3 Key Players to Watch

    Team USA has had a tougher road to the gold medal game than originally anticipated, with tough games against Lithuania and Australia already under its belt. Now, they face a tough, veteran Argentina team that is looking to pull off an unlikely upset...

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  2. USA Olympic Basketball Team: Who Would Start for Potential 2016 Under-23 Team?

    If David Stern’s proposed rule of only allowing players 23 and under to represent countries in the Olympic basketball tournament passes, the game will be in for some major changes...

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  3. Minnesota Twins: Carl Pavano and 3 Players Twins Shouldn't Re-Sign

    This offseason, the Minnesota Twins are going to have a rebuilding project on their hands. If they handle it correctly, the team can be back in contention within a few years...

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  4. Usain Bolt: Can Jamaican Sprinter Three-Peat as World's Fastest Man in Rio?

    Usain Bolt is unquestionably the fastest man on the planet right now, and might very well be the fastest man in the history of the planet. Bolt won the 100-meter dash in both the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Olympics...

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  5. St. Louis Cardinals: Top 5 'Cardinal Killers' in Major League Baseball Right Now

    When current St. Louis Cardinals Lance Berkman and Carlos Beltran were members of the Houston Astros , they always seemed to play their best against the Redbirds...

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  6. Missouri Football: What You Need to Know About Tigers' LB Zaviar Gooden

    The Missouri Tigers have a talented, experienced linebacker group that is the biggest strength of their defense. With Andrew Wilson, Will Ebner and Zaviar Gooden leading the way, this unit will make a smooth transition from the Big 12 to the SEC...

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  7. 2012 Women's Olympic Soccer Gold Medal Game: Rematch Will Be Different for USA

    The stage has been set. The 2012 women’s Olympic soccer gold-medal game will be a rematch of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup final that featured Japan against Team USA...

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  8. St. Louis Cardinals: Lance Berkman and 3 Players Redbirds Shouldn't Re-Sign

    The St. Louis Cardinals are going to have a lot of personnel decisions facing them this offseason. Some players are unfortunately going to have to be let go, as there won’t be enough money to go around...

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  9. Missouri Football: How Does the USA Today Preseason Poll Alter Tigers' BCS Path?

    The Missouri Tigers football team has a tough task ahead of it this season. After switching from the Big 12 conference to the more powerful SEC, the Tigers will find it much harder to become bowl eligible...

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  10. St. Louis Cardinals: Why Redbirds Must Re-Sign Kyle Lohse

    Kyle Lohse has been a mainstay in the St. Louis Cardinals pitching rotation since he came to the team before the 2008 season. In his career with the Redbirds, Lohse has compiled a 51-34 record with a 3...

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  11. Minnesota Twins: Trevor Plouffe and 2 Other Players Who Need More Playing Time

    The Minnesota Twins are currently in fourth place in the American League Central division. The 2012 season is already lost, so it’s time for the team to evaluate some players for next year...

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  12. USA Basketball 2012: 3 Keys to Saturday's Game Against Lithuania

    Team USA has cruised through the group stage of the 2012 London Olympics basketball tournament. They recently set an Olympic record for points in a game by demolishing Nigeria 156-73...

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  13. Spain Olympic Basketball Team: 4 Reasons Spaniards Can Defeat Team USA

    Everyone knows that if there’s one team that can beat Team USA, it’s Spain. The Spaniards feature a roster of outstanding NBA players like Pau and Marc Gasol, Serge Ibaka and Jose Calderon...

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  14. St. Louis Cardinals: Power Ranking Team's 5 August Acquisitions Since 2000

    The St. Louis Cardinals didn’t get much help at the 2012 MLB Trade Deadline , acquiring only relief pitcher Edward Mujica from the Miami Marlins ...

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  15. Minnesota Twins: Justin Morneau and 3 Players Twins Should Have Traded

    The Minnesota Twins were pretty quiet at the 2012 MLB Trade Deadline , making only one trade. They sent pitcher Francisco Liriano to the Chicago White Sox in exchange for a couple of prospects...

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  16. St. Louis Cardinals: Grading the Redbirds' Trade for Edward Mujica

    The St. Louis Cardinals acquired reliever Edward Mujica from the Miami Marlins right before the 4:00 pm EST MLB Trade Deadline on July 31. To get Mujica, the Cardinals had to give up Triple-A third baseman and former first-round pick Zack Cox...

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  17. Olympic Basketball 2012: LeBron James and the Top 5 Players of Tournament So Far

    The Olympic basketball tournament has been one of the most exciting events of the 2012 London Olympics so far...

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  18. Michael Phelps: US Swimmer Must Win More Gold Medals to Further Legend

    Michael Phelps is now the all-time Olympic medal record-holder, with 19 medals to his name. After coming in a disappointing second place in the 200-meter butterfly, Phelps and ...

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  19. MLB Trade Deadline 2012: Power Ranking the 5 Worst Trades from July

    Every year, Major League Baseball teams make trades and improve themselves at the trade deadline. The 2012 MLB Trade Deadline was no different, with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago ...

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  20. MLB Trade Deadline 2012: Power Ranking the 5 Best Trades from July

    The 2012 MLB Trade Deadline certainly featured plenty of exciting action. Big name players like Kevin Youkilis, Zack Greinke, Hanley Ramirez and Hunter Pence will be moving on to new teams and into new playoff races...

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  21. Michael Phelps: Why Falling Short of Record Will Provide Sad Ending to Career

    Michael Phelps had a chance to do what very few athletes can ever do. He could have gone out on top of his sport if he had retired after winning eight gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics ...

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  22. Ryan Lochte: Grading US Swimmer's Olympic Performance so Far

    This was supposed to be Ryan Lochte’s Olympics. He was supposed to gracefully take over for Michael Phelps as the face of Team USA swimming. Let’s just say that hasn’t exactly happened thus far in the 2012 London Olympic Games...

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  23. MLB Trade Deadline 2012: 5 Teams That Must Trade for Ryan Dempster

    Ryan Dempster has been one of the best pitchers in baseball this season despite playing for the lowly Chicago Cubs...

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  24. MLB Trade Deadline 2012: 5 Teams That Must Trade for Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke is one of the best pitchers on the market as we near the 2012 MLB trade deadline. It’s going to take a lot to get the Milwaukee Brewers to part with the talented starter, but it’s certainly possible...

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  25. St. Louis Cardinals: 3 Struggling Relievers Who Could Thrive with Redbirds

    Current St. Louis Cardinals pitching coach Derek Lilliquist is no Dave Duncan. There will never be another pitching coach quite like Duncan. But Lilliquist is no slouch, either...

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